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Finding Your Filmmaking Niche

“For your first screenplay, what I’m going to ask all of you is to think about your films and what genre they are. Whatever that genre is, I want you to write that kind of script. 445 more words


MOVIE REVIEW | ***AFI 100*** #71. Saving Private Ryan (1998)

“The American Film Institute’s list of the 100 Greatest Movies was selected by AFI’s blue-ribbon panel of more than 1,500 leaders of the American movie community to commemorate 100 Years of Movies”. 791 more words


Alex Cross (2012)

This is the character that Morgan Freeman played in Kiss The Girls and Along Came A Spider, but this is a reboot thats worth a watch, but not as good as the previous two. 99 more words

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"Independent Marv"!!!

I’ve been reading this book written by Director/Writer/Actor Edward Burns entitled Independent Ed, this book was a godsend because my wife recommended me to read it without her knowing with the whole book was about. 93 more words

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"the twelve best days of my life" Edward Burns

Filmmaker Edward Burns describes the making of his first film “The Brothers McMullen” in detail. Almost every scene was shot outdoors because they could not afford any interiors. 56 more words


Here's What It's Like As An Actor To Be Directed By Steven Spielberg (or, Why I Still Absolutely Adore Edward Burns)

Original article written by Mallory Schlossberg on Business Insider can be found here.

Three-time Oscar winner Steven Spielberg is known for being a directorial genius, and actors who work with him often learn a tremendous amount just from watching his process. 484 more words


Nice Guy Johnny (2010)

I picked this film after being impressed by director Edward Burns’ “Newlyweds,” which I found to be well-acted, involving, and true to life. Wow. What a mistake. 311 more words